The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATG over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ATG (Art Technology Group).

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ATG
Rank 458 499 450
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -49
Contract jobs citing ATG 123 86 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.40% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 45 68
Average daily rate £438 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £360 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £550 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ATG
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19800 21268 20657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.60% 45.70% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11985 12552 11600
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 783 915 914
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Daily Rate Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATG across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

ATG Daily Rate Histogram in England

ATG
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Hourly Rate Trend in England

ATG
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 73 £465 -7.00% 14
South East +23 19 £438 -2.77% 4
South West 0 11 £425 +21.42%
North West -4 10 £325 -40.90% 3
Midlands - 5 - -
East Midlands - 4 £438 -
West Midlands -16 2 - - 2
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
ATG
UK

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG.

1 167 (86.08%) E-Commerce
2 102 (52.58%) Oracle
3 94 (48.45%) Java
4 87 (44.85%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (44.33%) Retail
6 81 (41.75%) hybris
7 52 (26.80%) Web Services
8 51 (26.29%) WebSphere
9 46 (23.71%) HTML
10 44 (22.68%) J2EE
11 41 (21.13%) Maven
12 40 (20.62%) Endeca
13 37 (19.07%) Demandware
14 35 (18.04%) Selenium
15 34 (17.53%) SQL
16 32 (16.49%) JSP
17 31 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (15.46%) SOAP
18 30 (15.46%) JavaScript
19 29 (14.95%) TDD
19 29 (14.95%) iPad
19 29 (14.95%) RESTful
20 28 (14.43%) Jenkins
20 28 (14.43%) XML
21 26 (13.40%) CSS
22 25 (12.89%) IBM
22 25 (12.89%) Content Management
23 23 (11.86%) Magento
24 22 (11.34%) JIRA
24 22 (11.34%) B2C

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 51 (26.29%) WebSphere
2 20 (10.31%) JBoss
3 18 (9.28%) WebLogic
4 15 (7.73%) CMS
5 11 (5.67%) ATG Dynamo
6 10 (5.15%) Tomcat
7 8 (4.12%) Apache
8 7 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (3.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (2.58%) Node.js
11 4 (2.06%) Apache Solr
11 4 (2.06%) Commerce Server
11 4 (2.06%) IBM HTTP Server
11 4 (2.06%) SharePoint
12 3 (1.55%) Mule
12 3 (1.55%) Mule ESB
12 3 (1.55%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (1.03%) CICS
13 2 (1.03%) PrestaShop
14 1 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.52%) MS Office
1 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (11.86%) Magento
2 18 (9.28%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (2.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.03%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.52%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.55%) SoftLayer
3 2 (1.03%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.64%) HTTP
2 3 (1.55%) Firewall
3 2 (1.03%) DNS
3 2 (1.03%) Internet
3 2 (1.03%) SSL
4 1 (0.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.76%) Oracle Database
2 10 (5.15%) MongoDB
3 8 (4.12%) MySQL
4 6 (3.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (3.09%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.58%) DB2
6 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.55%) Redis
7 2 (1.03%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.03%) Riak
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (21.13%) Maven
2 35 (18.04%) Selenium
3 28 (14.43%) Jenkins
4 22 (11.34%) JIRA
5 21 (10.82%) Git (software)
5 21 (10.82%) JUnit
6 18 (9.28%) Ant
7 14 (7.22%) Subversion
8 12 (6.19%) Spock
9 11 (5.67%) JMeter
9 11 (5.67%) Mockito
10 10 (5.15%) WebDriver
11 9 (4.64%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.58%) Gerrit
12 5 (2.58%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.55%) FitNesse
13 3 (1.55%) Rational Application Developer
13 3 (1.55%) Vagrant
13 3 (1.55%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 2 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 86 (44.33%) Retail
2 14 (7.22%) Finance
3 8 (4.12%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.61%) Billing
5 6 (3.09%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.58%) Electronics
6 5 (2.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (33.51%) Architect
2 63 (32.47%) Developer
3 30 (15.46%) Solutions Architect
4 28 (14.43%) E-Commerce Architect
5 27 (13.92%) Analyst
6 17 (8.76%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
7 16 (8.25%) Java Developer
8 15 (7.73%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 14 (7.22%) Business Analyst
9 14 (7.22%) E-Commerce Developer
10 11 (5.67%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.67%) Technical Architect
11 10 (5.15%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
12 9 (4.64%) Project Manager
12 9 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (4.64%) Senior Test Analyst
12 9 (4.64%) Test Analyst
13 8 (4.12%) Agile Test Analyst
13 8 (4.12%) E-Commerce Manager
13 8 (4.12%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (26.80%) Web Services
2 46 (23.71%) HTML
3 44 (22.68%) J2EE
4 32 (16.49%) JSP
5 30 (15.46%) SOAP
6 29 (14.95%) RESTful
7 28 (14.43%) XML
8 26 (13.40%) CSS
9 22 (11.34%) Servlets
10 20 (10.31%) WSDL
11 19 (9.79%) Taglibs
12 16 (8.25%) REST
13 14 (7.22%) Ajax
14 13 (6.70%) Spring
15 11 (5.67%) XSL
16 8 (4.12%) XSD
17 7 (3.61%) EJB
17 7 (3.61%) JSON
18 6 (3.09%) jQuery
18 6 (3.09%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.95%) iPad
2 21 (10.82%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (9.28%) Social Media
4 9 (4.64%) User Experience
5 5 (2.58%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.55%) PKI
7 2 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.03%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.52%) Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) EPoS
8 1 (0.52%) FMCG
8 1 (0.52%) Frameworx
8 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.52%) Life Science
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.52%) RIA
8 1 (0.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.25%) Linux
2 14 (7.22%) Unix
3 6 (3.09%) Windows
4 5 (2.58%) AIX
4 5 (2.58%) Nucleus RTOS
5 4 (2.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.03%) Android
6 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.03%) SUSE
6 2 (1.03%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.52%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (86.08%) E-Commerce
2 87 (44.85%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (14.95%) TDD
5 25 (12.89%) Content Management
6 22 (11.34%) B2C
7 21 (10.82%) ERP
8 16 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (8.25%) Scrum
8 16 (8.25%) SDLC
9 15 (7.73%) OO
10 13 (6.70%) CRM
10 13 (6.70%) Project Management
11 12 (6.19%) Automated Testing
11 12 (6.19%) Waterfall
12 10 (5.15%) Manual Testing
12 10 (5.15%) UML
13 9 (4.64%) BDD
13 9 (4.64%) Business Analysis
13 9 (4.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 94 (48.45%) Java
2 34 (17.53%) SQL
3 30 (15.46%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.61%) Groovy
4 7 (3.61%) Ruby
5 6 (3.09%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.58%) Python
6 5 (2.58%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.06%) PHP
8 2 (1.03%) COBOL
8 2 (1.03%) Perl
9 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.52%) C#
9 1 (0.52%) Jython
Qualifications
1 8 (4.12%) Degree
1 8 (4.12%) ISEB
1 8 (4.12%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.09%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.58%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.55%) OpenSSO
1 3 (1.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 102 (52.58%) Oracle
2 81 (41.75%) hybris
3 40 (20.62%) Endeca
4 37 (19.07%) Demandware
5 25 (12.89%) IBM
6 10 (5.15%) SAP
7 9 (4.64%) BEA
8 7 (3.61%) Adobe
8 7 (3.61%) Perforce
9 5 (2.58%) Intershop
10 3 (1.55%) Apigee
10 3 (1.55%) Elastic Path
10 3 (1.55%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.55%) Teradata
10 3 (1.55%) webMethods
11 2 (1.03%) Facebook
11 2 (1.03%) Ogone
11 2 (1.03%) PayPal
11 2 (1.03%) WorldPay
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: Market Rates + Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: 500 - 600
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Rate: Competitive Market Rates
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Rate: Market related
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